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 Post subject: Nova in Sagittarius
PostPosted: Mon Oct 24, 2016 9:48 pm 
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An article was posted at Sky & Telescope online this afternoon about a relatively bright (currently around magnitude 8) nova that's been discovered in Sagittarius...

http://www.skyandtelescope.com/astronomy-news/observing-news/new-bright-nova-in-sagittarius/

I was out earlier this evening (24-Oct-2016) and it was easy to spot with 16x70 binoculars in a suburban sky.

Joe

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